Wait times represent the average estimated length of time from registration to being assigned a "first provider" (a doctor, nurse practitioner or physician assistant). Times displayed for Atlantic Health Systems are:

  • Reported as an average of wait times for the previous 2 hours of patients that have presented to the emergency department and have been seen by a provider
  • Refreshed at least every 15 minutes

Many circumstances can affect wait times - for example, patients arriving by ambulance or with life-threatening injuries or illnesses. Patients with severe conditions will be seen before those with less-serious problems or ailments. These times are provided for informational purposes only and cannot be guaranteed upon arrival.

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Ultrasound imaging involves exposing part of the body to high-frequency sound waves that produce real-time pictures of the structure and movement of internal organs and blood flow through vessels. Types of this scan include obstetric ultrasonography, which is only performed in perinatology cases, and duplex ultrasound.

Preparing for an Ultrasound

  • On the day of your ultrasound, it is recommended that you wear a loose-fitting, two-piece outfit.
  • Female patients may be asked to drink water to fill their bladders prior to certain exams.
  • To avoid delays, remember to bring a copy of your prescription.

If you are having an ultrasound interventional procedure, a radiology nurse will call you prior to your appointment to provide you with instructions and answer all of your questions.

Ultrasound Results

Atlantic Health System’s radiologists are board-certified and fellow-ship trained in the supervision nd interpretation of ultrasound examinations. They will interpret your images and send a signed report to your primary care physician or the physician who referred you for the exam.

Ultrasound services may vary by location. Please confirm when booking an appointment.


Chilton Medical Center

Goryeb Children’s Hospital*

Hackettstown Medical Center

Morristown Medical Center

Newton Medical Center

Overlook Medical Center

Overlook Medical Center – Union Campus

310 Madison Avenue

111 Madison Avenue

Chilton Ambulatory Care Center at Hewitt Plaza

Morristown Medical Center Health Pavilion

Cedar Knolls Radiology